Tag Archives: 2015

Upcoming – September 27, 2015 – Andrew Boon

Date and Time: Sunday, 27 September 2015 – 1:30pm – 4:30pm Speaker: Andrew Boon Location: AIINA Rm 605  814 Fee for JALT members: Free Fee for one-day members: 1,000 yen !!!!We are meeting in a different room than usual. Rm 605  814!!! We loved the presentations by Andrew … Continue reading

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Andrew Boon – Double presentation – June 21, 2015

I have to apologize for getting this up so late.  On June 21, we had visit from Andrew Boon, an associate professor in the faculty of humanities at Toyo Gakuen University, Tokyo.  He gave two amazing presentations. The first was a talk on … Continue reading

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Highlights from M.E.E.S. 2015

It’s been about twenty-four hours since M.E.E.S. 2015 wrapped up and I thought I would share some photos of the conference. I don’t really want to get into specifics. If you read the live-blog post,  you’ll have an idea of … Continue reading

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2015 M.E.E.S Conference in Hachinohe pre-registration now open. Bento reservations as well!

CONFERENCE PRE-REGISTRATION I strongly recommend going to the Facebook event page to get all the latest info on the conference. It is updated there faster than I can keep up. Only 3 more weeks to go !

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Activating Extensive Reading – Thomas Bieri

On Sunday, April 26 Thomas Bieri, an EFL instructor at Nanzan University in Nagoya, and coordinator for the JALT Extensive Reading Special Interest Group(ER SIG)  came to Morioka and gave a presentation on extensive reading. Bieri spoke about how teachers at  junior … Continue reading

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2015 MEES Conference Presentation Lineup and Conference Schedule

The following is from the MEES page on Facebook.  The four poster attachment can be found at that site. ____________________________________________ Hello everyone ! Only a little over a month to go before the 2015 MEES conference ! First off, we want … Continue reading

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Bonus Talk: Extensive Reading – Thomas Bieri in Hirosaki

Update(April 18): My apologies. I indicated the Sunday times for the talk instead of the Friday time of 18:00-19:00. I just heard back from my contact in Hirosaki, Edo Forsythe that we’ve been able to get Thomas Bieri in for another talk … Continue reading

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